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Course Description

Learn the fundamentals of health care giving techniques. Students gain knowledge and skills through both theory and practice in the classroom, nursing lab settings and actual clinical experiences at designated medical facilities. Upon successfully completing this course, students who meet eligibility requirements are prepared for the state Certified Nurse Aide examination. Participants also earn a First Aid/CPR certification.

Course Outline

This state approved Nurse Aide Training Program introduces the fundamentals of health care giving techniques through theory and practice in the classroom, nursing lab settings and actual clinical experiences at designated medical facilities. Students who meet eligibility requirements are prepared for the state Certified Nurse Aide examination (exam fee included in tuition).

Learner Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  1. Apply standard precautions in the provision of care.
  2. Demonstrate appropriate skills to assist the resident in attaining and maintaining independence.
  3.  Execute safe and effective personal care and hygiene when assisting with activities of daily living.
  4.  Employ the use of residents rights as defined by state and federal agencies.
  5. Assess and respond to the social and mental health needs of the resident related to the aging process and impaired cognition.

Prerequisites

1. Current Criminal Abstract (https://ecrim.ehawaii.gov) (abstract needs to be submitted within 30 days of issuance).

2. Copy of your photo ID.

3. Proof of 2-Step TB test completed within the last six months.

4. Proof of MMR vaccination (titer is acceptable).

5. Proof of Hep B series vaccination (titer is acceptable).

6. Confirmation of 9th-grade English level or higher.

7. Proof of COVID vaccination by first day of class.

PLEASE NOTE: Kahului students must apply for part-time employment at long-term care facility Hale Makua in order to be approved for the training program and meet clinical training hour requirements. For more information, please contact: hcpmaui@hawaii.edu

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Type
Hybrid
Days
M, T, W, Th
Time
5:30PM to 8:30PM
Dates
Mar 21, 2022 to Jun 30, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
163.0
Location
Delivery Options
Hybrid (Online and In-Person on Maui)  
Course Fee(s)
General non-credit $2,900.00
Section Notes

Course is for eligible Maui students that are able to attend labs/clinicals in Kahului.

PLEASE NOTE: Kahului students must apply for part-time employment at long-term care facility Hale Makua in order to be approved for the training program and meet clinical training hour requirements. To participate in the program, students will also be contacted after registration to complete a risk/release form, media release form, and must provide a copy of their last report card, vaccination record including COVD vaccination, TB test result, and complete a criminal background check by the first day of class.

For more information, please contact: hcpmaui@hawaii.edu

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